09 March 2016, Wednesday, 13:49

Symphony open air with participation of SCO and BRICS stars will take place in Ufa


UFA, 9 March 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. The "Symphonic Extravaganza" Festival in the open air format will be held in Ufa at the expense of Russian Government grant. The organizer of the festival is Bashkir State Philharmonic Society. The stars of the BRICS and the SCO countries will take part in the open-air concert.

As reported on the website  of the Ministry of Culture, this year 64 applications were received for consideration by the expert council. Eight state-run organizations and two non-public teams have received the grants.

The grants to support creative projects of regional and local musical organizations as well as independent music groups were approved by the Russian Government in 2014.